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Summer 2012, Fall 2012 and Spring 2013 B.S. and B.A. degree candidates who are eligible to receive honors at graduation will be presented with a medal of honor from the College of Chemistry prior to the ceremony. Eligibility to receive a medal of honor from the College of Chemistry is based upon the degree candidate's overall GPA as of the beginning of the Spring 2013 semester. We are unable to include the Spring 2013 grades in our calculation because the Spring 2013 grades will not be available to us until after commencement.
Minimum GPA requirements for honors status
for Fall 2012 and Spring 2013 degree candidates
in the College of Chemistry are:
For Fall 2011 and Spring 2012 degree candidates
receiving a B.A. in Chemistry (in the College
of Letters and Science), minimum GPA requirements
Please note that there are absolutely no exceptions to these minimum requirements. Although you may choose to purchase an honor cord at the Cal Student Store, it will not be necessary to do so. Summer 2013 and Fall 2013 B.S. and B.A. degree candidates are not eligible to receive a medal of honor from the College of Chemistry at the May 2013 commencement ceremony; however, they will be eligible to purchase an honor cord at the Cal Student Store. If you would like to know minimum GPA requirements for honors status for Summer 2012 degree candidates, or if you have other questions regarding honors status or medals, please contact Joey Wong at 642-7919 or email@example.com.